What is PM223?
- PM223 is a dry flowable powder designed for use in conventional
potato seed treatment applications.
- It contains a patented
polymer film coating made from corn protein that rapidly suberizes and dries the cut surface of the seed.
- The spreading agent in
PM223 is fir bark, and the product works in all convention dusting
What does PM223 do?
- PM223 instantly seals
up the cut surface , and the nicks and dings on potato seed, allowing
farmers to "cut and plant" seed in regions where it has not
been done before, thereby saving them the costs of putting treated seed
down before planting.
- PM223"s is the
only product sold that prevents seed piece rot in wet planting
conditions. The film PM223 forms acts as highly effective barrier to water
penetration. It works in both cold and warm climates and greatly reduces
the need for replanting.
- PM223 can be used as a
drying/ suberizing agent in combination with
- PM223 promotes early
and uniform emergence, plant stand and health by maintaining seed piece
What are the benefits of using PM223?
- Prevents seed decay
- Promotes plant vigor
and stand by maintaining seed piece integrity.
- Affords substantial
savings by allowing "cut and plant" techniques to be used in
- Provides substantial
cost savings to farmers.
For additional information about the benefits of PM223 please contact:
» Bob Cyr — firstname.lastname@example.org, 207-872-6522